Stories by David Lee

Monday, June 1, 2015

Baseball showcase helps area players

The Georgia Dugout Club Top 100 Showcase came to Westside on Monday to give area baseball players a chance to be seen by college and pro scouts.
By David Lee

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Braves work Peraza in center field

The Atlanta Braves' top position player prospect, Jose Peraza, is starting to receive playing time in center field along with his everyday second base spot at Triple-A Gwinnett as the Braves ...
By David Lee

Reliever Withrow could be valuable addition to Braves

While the Atlanta Braves made news for adding Juan Uribe to the infield this past week, perhaps the more important name to remember is reliever Chris Withrow, who Atlanta acquired in the deal.
By David Lee

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

GreenJackets, Drive split doubleheader

Greenville third baseman Rafael Devers hit a towering, go-ahead RBI double in extra innings of Game 2 as the Drive split a doubleheader with the Augusta GreenJackets on Wednesday night.
By David Lee

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Reyes throwing harder, better for GreenJackets

GreenJackets right-hander Jose Reyes is back with Augusta after six rough outings in 2013, and he's showing better velocity and sharper stuff to post system-leading numbers so far.
By David Lee

Monday, May 25, 2015

Drive score early to beat GreenJackets

The Greenville Drive scored four runs in the first two innings en route to a 5-3 win over the Augusta GreenJackets on Monday night at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

Sunday, May 24, 2015

GreenJackets sweep in Young's debut

Right-hander Pat Young threw five solid innings in his Augusta debut as the GreenJackets beat the Asheville Tourists 2-1 on Sunday to complete a four-game sweep.
By David Lee

Saturday, May 23, 2015

GreenJackets shut out Tourists

Augusta's Jose Reyes threw six scoreless innings and Johneshwy Fargas had the defensive play of the year as the GreenJackets beat the Asheville Tourists 2-0 on Saturday night.
By David Lee

Braves reward Maybin during hot streak

Atlanta Braves center fielder Cameron Maybin is on a recent tear that has earned him an everyday role and higher lineup spot.
By David Lee

Boston's Moncada makes anticipated debut

Boston Red Sox prospect Yoan Moncada recently made his system debut for the Greenville Drive to much fanfare.
By David Lee

Friday, May 22, 2015

Paulino's triple lifts GreenJackets in 10th

Cristian Paulino smacked a walk-off, two-run triple in the bottom of the 10th as the Green­Jackets rallied past the Tour­ists 7-6 on Friday night at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

Thursday, May 21, 2015

GreenJackets stop skid with shutout

Augusta right-hander Sam Coonrod threw six scoreless innings on three hits as the GreenJackets beat the Asheville Tourists 6-0 to snap a seven-game losing streak.
By David Lee

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Garcia quietly producing for GreenJackets

Augusta GreenJackets catcher Aramis Garcia got off to a rough start in April, but he's quietly producing at a much higher rate through a successful May.
By David Lee

Monday, May 18, 2015

Lovett peaks to win state golf title

Lovett's boys golf team played its best when it mattered most, winning the Class AA State Championship on Monday at Bartram Trail Golf Club.
By David Lee

Woes at home continue as Crawdads sweep GreenJackets

Jose Reyes gave up more than one earned run for the first time this year, but he impressed by gutting out a long outing on a warm Sunday.
By David Lee

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Hickory lefty adds to Augusta's home woes

The Hickory Crawdads rode the left arm of Brett Martin to a 5-0 win over the GreenJackets on Saturday night at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

Wisler waiting in wings for Braves

Braves pitching prospect Matt Wisler was quietly a solid addition to the system in the Craig Kimbrel trade, and he's throwing well lately at Triple-A Gwinnett.
By David Lee

Braves affiliate suffers bus crash

Atlanta Braves Class-A Advanced affiliate Carolina Mudcats suffered a bus crash early Tuesday morning, resulting in several disabled list stints but no serious injuries.
By David Lee

Friday, May 15, 2015

Clutch hitting lifts Hickory over Augusta

The Hickory Crawdads poured on two-out runs to beat the Augusta GreenJackets 7-2 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Crawdads crawl past GreenJackets

The Hickory Crawdads stifled a hot offense and executed a tough defensive play late to beat the Augusta GreenJackets 1-0 on Thursday night.
By David Lee
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